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I suck at blurb. Paige Matthews is a typical Nigerian girl with so many hopes and dreams. she meets the love of her life unexpectedly. will love help her survive the difficult phases of her life or will it be the death of her? https://www.inkitt.com/stories/romance/333279 Read More
Written for a title prompt at The Imaginarium House. Image: pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 21, 2019

Reads: 84

Comments: 1

The Free Verse House

Losing someone you love can be like drowning for some, overwhelming for most, and tragic for others, finding strength to cope with the pain and let your grief flow is the key to survival... Read More
Tressy regretted the words as soon as they left her mouth--but nothing could take them back. Follow a couple's journey from betrayal to forced civility to atonement and forgiveness. Set before and during the Great Depression, The Blessing Tree is a tale of what makes us fragile, what makes us… Read More
A poem about putting yourself in a vulnerable position and then regretting it. Read More

Reads: 76

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Before reading, please know that regret is something that only haunts me now and then (although there was a time when it was my constant companion), and when it does, it feels just like this. I write about experiences I have, but not all of my experiences define my life… Read More

Tags: thoughts, regret

Reads: 78

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The song I wish I had not penned Read More

Tags: regret

Short Story / Flash Fiction

April 12, 2019

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

They say a quick pull of a bandage will hurt less, but what if the bandage is on a heart? Read More

Short Story / Romance

April 09, 2019

Reads: 69

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Lost love happens to everyone at least once in their lives. But what if it is you who lost your true love? Would you sit alone, night after night with nothing but your despair, or would you smile and realize the love you had just made you stronger? Read More

Tags: regret, lost-love

A short story in 500 words Read More
Sometimes the people we hurt are the ones who care the most. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 10, 2019

Reads: 160

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Vintage Publishing House

A time that I don't like to think about Read More

Poem / Romance

February 07, 2019

Tags: love, romance, pain, sex, regret

Sometimes the reason, why a person does the wrong thing, is because, since they've already gone so far down the wrong path, they might as well finish it, then turn right back around and head the right direction. Read More
“i have something i need to tell you, something i need to get off my chest, but before you judge me, you need to understand.....” Read More

Short Story / Romance

January 14, 2019

Julia is in her room, reminiscing the time she was once with the only guy who she truly loved, but ruined it all with the way she treated him. Photo 1: Ceremony. Read More

Reads: 114

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A free form poem for those moments where you instantly regret something you've said. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"That moment of regret perfectly caught." Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 08, 2019

Reads: 691

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Get out while you can. Better yet, burn this book before you read any of its horrible pages. If you like morbid books with bleak endings, Please, I invite you to waste part of your already fleeting life on this tragic story. I think you will find that the… Read More
There are people close to us who think the truth is wronging them, and because you are honest, they shut you out. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 26, 2018

This came out of scribbles about a complicated relationship of many years. Its obliqueness is intentional. note: I have edited to improve flow and perhaps the sense of it. Not a happy poem but happiness is perhaps measured by its comparison with sadness, so to be happy all the time… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 29, 2018

Reads: 116

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: regret, sorry, hurtful

Poem / True Confessions

November 27, 2018

Reads: 144

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

a quick muse about not being the best you Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

November 26, 2018

Reads: 134

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

If you have regretted something you had been doing, I hope these lyrics will encourage you to get back on track. Read More
It is simple. I love creating worlds, pulling at the strings of hearts, and to distract people from their realities. Even. If. Only for a moment. With an hour before i force myself to bed, allow these words tug at the very strings you may sometimes forget you have... Our… Read More
A short story based on personal experiences. tw: rape This story might be difficult to understand without having listened to a song called "Wayamaya" by Lana Del Rey. I do not own the song in any way, I was just heavily inspired by it. Here's a link to the song:… Read More
Many lost without love. With love painted for your legal life partner, sex can charm its expressions. Without true love, sex is a misnaming recent downfall in many life stories here. Let us know the facts. :) Read More
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